In 2019 a Kier-VolkerFitzpatrick joint venture commenced delivery of new infrastructure to ready RAF Lakenheath as the first permanent home in Europe of the US Air Force F-35 Fighter Jet. This included;
Construction and renovation of a number of buildings and infrastructure projects at the Suffolk site
Six-bay flight simulator
Aircraft maintenance unit
42 aircraft parking aprons
Local community engagement
At least 40% of the supply chain procured within a 75 mile radius of the site
Skills and Training Academy to provide training opportunities for local residents and ex armed forces personnel
The project's initial Contract Sum was circa £160 million.
CostPro were engaged to carry out commercial management services spanning almost the entirey of the duration of the project.